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Change of Major

Major Changes within the Texas A&M System (College Station, Galveston, and Qatar)


Major change requests are now handled through your Howdy portal

  • Go to your Howdy portal and click on the My Record tab
  • Navigate to the Change of Major Requests box
  • Click on the Change of Major Tutorial link to learn how to check eligibility and submit your request


  • GPA to change major to PSYC is a 2.75.
  • ALL applicants will be placed in the Fall 2020 catalog (CATALOG 143)

Upcoming Major Change Dates:

  • Spring 2021: JAN 7 – FEB 15
  • Summer 2021:  JUN 1 – JUN 28
  • Fall 2021: AUG 30 – SEPT 24

If you are applying to change majors into Psychology, you must meet the following requirements:

  1. Have no more than 75 completed hours (grades included: F; grades excluded: I, W, Q)
  2. Minimum 2.75 GPR overall
  3. Completion of PSYC 107 with a minimum grade of C
  4. Completion of at least one of the following math courses: MATH 140 (TCCNS MATH 1324) or MATH 150 (TCCNS MATH 2412) with a C or better, MATH 141, MATH 166/168 (TCCNS MATH 1332), MATH 142 (TCCNS MATH 1325) with a D or better; may not substitute algebra
    • MATH 140, 141, 166 and 168 are repeat credits
    • MATH 140 and MATH 150, taken from other colleges/universities, requires a B or better

For more information, contact the advising office at

Prospective Transfer Students (from another college or university)

Go to Admissions to start to the process.  Also, please visit with one of Texas A&M’s Prospective Student Centers. You may also set up a tour of the Texas A&M campus by contacting the Visitor’s Center.